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Could You Be A Millionaire? Quiz 119

Try to get all the right answers for these "original format" practice questions to see if you could win "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" 12 Questions.

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Who invented the television?

  • Huggy Baird
  • John Logie Baird
  • Teddy Baird
  • Yogi Baird

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What did the ancient Greeks believe to be a cross between a tiger and a horse?

  • Gazelle
  • Gnu
  • Tasmanian Devil
  • Zebra

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What is the name of the rich fruit cake, with a layer of marzipan on top, and sometimes inside, eaten at Easter?

  • Michaelmas Cake
  • Cattern Cake
  • Stollen Cake
  • Simnel Cake

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According to mythology, where did the Greeks keep all their pains, diseases and ills?

  • Pandora‚Äôs Box
  • The Swamps Of Lerna
  • Diktaean Cave
  • Garden of the Hesperides

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Which French painter lived and worked in Tahiti?

  • Henri Matisse
  • Paul Gauguin
  • Edgar Degas
  • Pierre Brissaud

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Which two drinks are mixed together to make a 'Black Velvet'?

  • Champagne and Cider
  • Cider and Guinness
  • Guinness and Champagne
  • Guinness and Vodka

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Which singer joined Mel Gibson in the movie "Mad Max: Beyond The Thunderdome"?

  • Debbie Harry
  • Gloria Estefan
  • Tina Turner
  • Siouxsie Sioux

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Which geographical feature is sometimes called the cradle of Chinese civilization?

  • Yellow River
  • Pamir Plateau
  • Qinghai Lake
  • Yellow Mountain

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For the manufacture of what has the London-based company of James Purdey been renowned for almost 200 years?

  • Jewellery
  • Hats
  • Umbrellas
  • Shotguns

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During the Russian Revolution of 1905, in which Black Sea port did the mutiny on the battleship Potempkin take place?

  • Odessa
  • Erdemir
  • Sukhumi
  • Burgas

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Who is the master thief turned master detective in a series of stories by Maurice LeBlanc?

  • Arsene Lupin
  • Michael Lanyard
  • Monsieur Lecoq
  • Nestor Burma

Question 12 Photo

On which record label did Booker T. & The MG's record in the 1960s?

  • Epic
  • Capitol
  • Atlantic
  • STAX